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Obituary for Barbara Elva Steltzriede

Barbara Elva Steltzriede,
Holly, Michigan,
Formerly of Saginaw.

Loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend passed away Wednesday, September 6, 2023. Age 85 years. Daughter of the late Arthur and Celia (Hiltz) Mohnk, Barbara was born February 1, 1938 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was married to Robert Otto Steltzriede on October 18, 1958. He predeceased her May 1, 2019. Barbara was a retail administrator at J.C. Penney for over 25 years. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Barbara was involved in a card club which she enjoyed with friends for many years. She also enjoyed camping with her sisters and their families.

Surviving to cherish her memory are two sons and one daughter, Craig and Chris Steltzriede, Crystal Lake, Illinois; Wendy and Doug Schreiber, Pinehurst, North Carolina; Jeffrey and Brenda Steltzriede, South Lyon, Michigan; five grandchildren, Jessica Steltzriede, Kayley and Christopher John, Alex and Katie Ruedger, Kevin and Courtney Steltzriede, Hanna Steltzriede; six great-grandchildren, Skye Clark, Sullivan John, Ellie Ruedger, Caroline John, Jackson Ruedger, Sonny Grayer; several nieces, nephews and special friends. Barbara was preceded in death by three sisters and one brother, Patricia Nietzke, Richard Mohnk, Marilyn Micinski and Jackie Acker.

Funeral Service will take place 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 808 Weiss, Saginaw, Michigan. Pastor Michael Korte will officiate with burial in Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may visit at the Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd., Saginaw, Michigan, where the family will be present on Monday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at the church on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Bethlehem Lutheran Church or the Toni and Trish House in Auburn. Please share memories and condolences with the family at